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Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
2/4/2008 8:11:25 PM

Reviewer: on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
My daughter is 8 and has been diagnosed with ADHD. So far so good with the 25mg, it does make her very tired, so she must take it in the evening, which is a good thing because it helps her wind down. She is als on on 7.5mg of Adderall to help with the focus in school. I think the combination of the two seems to be working well for her.

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
1/31/2008 5:22:31 PM

Reviewer: 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Im am 18 years old and was diagnosed with ADAH 3 months ago. so far at 40mg the drug makes me tiered all the time and i have expierenced and extreme loss of appetite. At 60mg it made me extremley dizzy, confused and iritable. Im am now down to 40mg and it works great

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
1/27/2008 8:43:46 AM

Reviewer: shannonmachelett, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
My five year old could not keep his hands to himself, was interrupting the class with noise making, and easily aggitated. He was bieggining to be pegged as a "problem child" in school, always in trouble for things I knew, as his mother, he couldn't control. After disscussion with his Dr., we put him on a nightly dose of 25mg. This showed immediate results. After 2 weeks of meds I no ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
1/10/2008 7:10:12 PM

Reviewer: robinm, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was on Strattera for 3 weeks. The first week I took 40mg then increased the dosage to 80mg. After week one I developed numbness in my lips and fingers and toes. My physician said the side effects would probably go away and to keep taking the medication. By the end of the third week the side effects had become much more severe. My heart was racing and my resting pulse rate was 110. Oddly, my blo ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
12/29/2007 10:46:15 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

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